Hesaka Station

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Hesaka Station building (July 22, 2008)

Hesaka Station (戸坂駅 Hesaka-eki?) is a JR West Geibi Line station located in 2-chōme, Hesaka Sōda, Higashi-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

History[edit]

  • 1916-04-25: Hesaka Station opens
  • 1987-04-01: Japanese National Railways is privatized, and Hesaka Station becomes a JR West station

Station building and platforms[edit]

Hesaka Station features one station-side platform capable of handling one line. Trains bound for Shiwaguchi and Miyoshi are handled on the upper end (上り) of the platform, and tains bound for Hiroshima are handled on the lower end (下り). The station is unmanned, featuring an automated ticket vending machine. The Hesaka Station building is a small waiting area with a galvanized roof.

Environs[edit]

Highway access[edit]

  • Japan National Route 54
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 37 (Hiroshima-Miyoshi Route)
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 152 (Fuchū-Gion Route)
  • Hiroshima Prefectural Route 277 (Furuichi-Hiroshima Route)

Connecting lines[edit]

All lines are JR West lines.

Geibi Line
Miyoshi Express
No stop
Commuter Liner
No stop
Miyoshi Liner/Local
Akiyaguchi StationHesaka StationYaga Station

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 34°26′17.2″N 132°29′28.3″E / 34.438111°N 132.491194°E / 34.438111; 132.491194